Bellflower Tussock White Campanula Carpatica Alba is a compact, herbaceous perennial that is native to the Carpathian Mountains. Tussock Bellflower can be started from flower seeds indoors or outdoors. Also known as Carpathian Bellflower and Carpathian Harebell, this superb, flowering ground cover plant forms a dense, low to the ground foliage with feather-like, dark-green leaves and produces masses of white, bell-shaped flowers. Carpathian Harebell blooms for several weeks in summer and attracts hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees.
Bellflower Tussock White is a robust, showy bellflower that is suitable for rock and alpine gardens or for mass planting and bordering. Not only Bellflower Tussock is a wonderful ground cover, but this bellflower is also a quite popular flower for containers, hanging baskets and window boxes. Campanula Carpatica Alba require light to germinate, so the seeds cannot be covered, and the surface sowing is recommended. Carpathian Harebell grows well in full sun or partial shade and prefers well drained moist soil. Tussock Bellflower is easy to grow, and once established the plant requires minimal care.
Height: 6-12 Inches
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average/Dry/Moist, well-drained, pH 5.8-6.8
USDA Zones: 3-8
Sow Inside: Winter/Spring (6-10 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outside: Spring/Fall
Seed Depth: Surface sowing-press seeds slightly into the soil
Days to Emerge: 17-28